Misoprostol is indicated for the healing of duodenal ulcer and gastric ulcer including those induced by nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) in arthritic patients at risk, whilst continuing their NSAID therapy.
For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:
800 - 800 ug
From 200 To 200 ug 4 time(s) per day every day
800 micrograms daily in two or four divided doses taken with breakfast and/or each main meal and at bedtime.
Treatment should be given initially for at least 4 weeks even if symptomatic relief has been achieved sooner. In most patients ulcers will be healed in 4 weeks but treatment may be continued for up to 8 weeks if required. If the ulcer relapses further treatment courses may be given.
It should be taken with breakfast and/or each main meal and at bedtime.
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